Jenna Little volunteered to step into a leadership role and serve as a chapter leader in 2022 after participating in the inaugural EIU Lift For Life in 2021. SHe attended the Leadership Development Conference and Young Investigator Draft celebration in 2022 to prepare for the upcoming year. Jenna will play a key and instrumental role moving forward in helping the Eastern Illinois Chapter continue its mission to inspire the Rare Disease Community with hope.

The Michigan native is a third-year midfielder/forward for the Panthers who has appeared in 21 games with five starts and more than 800 minutes played. Jenna scored her first career goal against Morehead State in 2021 and was an Ohio Valley Conference Academic Medal of Honor recipient in 2020.